Re: [Linux-fbdev-devel] Re: New logo code (fwd)

From: Geert Uytterhoeven (
Date: Thu Feb 13 2003 - 04:38:35 EST

On Wed, 12 Feb 2003, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> On Wed, 12 Feb 2003, James Simmons wrote:
> > > > > All comments are welcomed! Thanks!
> > > >
> > > > Come on, is there really no one to comment on this??
> > >
> > > Except a question why it's not merged yet? :)
> >
> > Looking for work has keot me busy. I merged it. One change I did do was
> > changed the CONFIG_FB_LOGO_* to CONFIG_LOGO_. In theory any one can use
> > the logo (i.e newport console). It is a much welcomed improvement. I
> OK.

BTW, most of the logo drawing is still not protected by CONFIG_(FB_)_LOGO. This
needs to change before it's submitted to Linus.

And why is the logo drawn from fbcon_switch() (which is not __init)? Does this
also explain why it's drawn twice (at least on some fbdevs)?



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 --

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